caring caring  /ˈkɛ rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a loving feeling
  2. (adj) feeling and exhibiting concern and empathy for others

Usage(s):

  1. From the loving strength of Dumbo's mom to the caring overkill of The Joy Luck Club mothers, here's time.
  2. Crumpler was born in 1831 and raised by an aunt who spent much of her time caring for infirm neighbors.
  3. Government aid and philanthropy channel our caring for those who can't pay.

News

  1. Wildlife Center Caring for Eastern Box Turtle Found Covered in Paint

    The Virginia Wildlife Center is caring for a eastern box turtle that someone covered with multiple shades of polish and glitter.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: NBC 29 Charlottesville

  2. Caring is vet’s greatest strength

    New Spur Ridge Veterinary Hospital veterinarian Cade Moses describes himself as a steward of animals. What he means is sometimes caring more about animals than about his own well-being.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Hillsboro Star-Journal

  3. Caring kids donate lemonade stand profits to food bank

    A trio of caring kids have donated the profits of their lemonade stand business to their local food bank. The Utah Food Bank posted a photo of the note that accompanied the donation on its Facebook page. Via Facebook: Dear Utah Food Bank, I wanted to contribute the money I made from my lemonade stand [...]
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Upbeat via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Throughout the entire process, Dan Gilbert and the entire Cleveland organization has been nothing but class," Izzo said in a statement. "His professionalism and caring nature for me, my family and Michigan State have been impressive. I wish...
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Tom Izzo Source: Detroit Free Press

  2. "I do not want the fans of Cleveland or honest, caring people to think that I cheated," Byrd told a throng of reporters before the game. "Because I didn't."
    on Oct 21, 2007 By: Paul Byrd Source: Forbes

  3. "I know the political season is upon us in Washington. But gridlock as a political strategy is destructive to the country. Whether we are Democrats or Republicans, we have got an obligation that goes beyond caring about the next election. So I hope...
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Voice of America

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